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Humane Society’s North Side Facility Overrun With Dogs

There is no room at the inn at the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society. The North Side facility is overrun with dogs and the agency needs your help.

06/14/2012

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Does It Really Do That: Plaque Attack

Does your dog have dental issues? Lots of them do. In fact, smaller breeds seem more prone to plaque and tartar build-up. Veterinarians say it’s important to take care of that, and there are plenty of products that claim to be able to help.

05/03/2012

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Things Your Dog Doesn’t Want You To Know

KDKA-AM’s John Shumway talks to the authors of a funny book about dog owners written from the dog’s point of view.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/11/2012

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Animal Rescue League Helping Pets Displaced By Tornadoes

When severe weather strikes, people are often quick to step up and help those who have lost everything. But what about the animals impacted by Mother Nature’s wrath?

04/05/2012

Help Pets Displaced By Tornadoes

When severe weather strikes, people are often quick to step up and help those who have lost everything. But what about the animals impacted by Mother Nature’s wrath?

04/05/2012

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Local Chiropractor Helping Relieve Pets In Pain

You may turn to a chiropractor to work out your aches and pains, but would you take your pet for an adjustment?

02/29/2012

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Veterinarian Talks Insurance Clauses For Dog Bites

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to veterinarian Dr Mike Hutchinson about how to handle dangerous dogs.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/23/2012

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Can Your Dog Cause Your Insurance To Go Up?

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek was joined on NewsRadio1020 KDKA by Loretta Waters, vice president of communications with the Insurance Information Institute.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/22/2012

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Local Classes Prepare Dogs For New Babies

In light of the tragic death of a newborn who was mauled to death by his family’s pet Husky in McKeesport, animal experts say there are ways to prepare your pet before bringing home a new baby.

02/17/2012

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Dogs Dominate Super Bowl Commercials

Regardless of what you thought of Super Bowl, there are always the commercials. This year, those very expensive ads went gone to the dogs.

02/06/2012

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Best Parks To Walk Your Dogs

Enjoy taking your dog for a walk or run? The Pittsburgh area boasts some great public trails to enjoy nature with your best friend!

10/28/2011

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Animal Rescue League Quarantines Dogs Over Increase In Canine Parvo Virus

The Animal Rescue League in East Liberty has quarantined the dogs at its shelter after an increase in cases of a virus that can be deadly. Officials say the canine parvovirus is highly contagious and is “spread from dog to dog by direct or indirect contact with their feces.”

10/27/2011

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Local Humane Society Filled With Pets Needing Homes

It’s crisis mode for the staff and volunteers at the Western PA Humane Society. Their North Side shelter is overrun, spilling into the hallways with not stray animals, but owner-surrendered pets.

09/21/2011

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Best Pet-Friendly Restaurants

There are many restaurants out there that don’t welcome lovable furry friends. But several places around the Pittsburgh area offer great food and pet-friendly environments.

06/12/2011

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Pitcairn Dog Poisonings Under Investigation

Police in Pitcairn are investigating a rash of canine poisonings in a neighborhood which have left at least four dogs dead and two others recovering from the effects of ingesting poison.

05/06/2011

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